Original
Exclusive "RUSSIAN DIAMONDS"
During the 2 days you will dive into the luxury and wealth of the Russian royalty and nobility of the 18th - 20th centuries
Starting per person at
$ 199 USD
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St. Petersburg
Russia
Small group
up to 16 people
2 days
Must see place
Tour highlights
Hermitage Museum Church on the Spilled Blood The Saint Petersburg Metro Peterhof fountain park Neva River Nevsky Prospect Faberge Museum Kazan Cathedral Sphinxes Statue Spit of the Basil Island The Peter and Paul Fortress Bronze Horseman Palace Bridge 
Itinerary
Tour sequence may vary depending on overcrowding at venues, museum's closing days, etc. The route below is just an example
day 1
day 2
08:30 am
Meeting at the ship
09:00 am
City sightseeing tour with photo stops
11:30 am
Inside visit to the Faberge Museum
12:30 pm
Traditional Russian lunch
01:30 pm
Inside visit to the Church on the Spilled Blood
02:00 pm
Drive to Peterhof, subway ride
03:00 pm
Walk in the fountain park of Peterhof
04:00 pm
Drive back to the city
05:00 pm
Return to the ship
Evening options
Evening Fabergé Museum
3 hours
Take your chance for an evening self-guided exploration of the private Fabergé Museum
This group evening activity gives you a chance for some self-guided exploration of the Fabergé Museum at Shuvalov Palace. You will discover the exquisite pieces designed by the House of Fabergé, including nine of the world-famous Imperial Fabergé Easter Eggs and other exquisite pieces.
$ 90 USD
White Nights magic
4 hours
A unique St. Petersburg experience - don't miss this magical evening activity
White Nights is an atmospheric phenomenon that occurs from the end of May to mid-July. During this period the sun never fully sets and the sky stays bright throughout the night with a light similar to the light of sunset (midnight sun). Don't miss your chance to see the raising of the bridges with a glass of champagne in hand.
$ 170 USD
Private Car
3 hours
Get out to the city center on a private vehicle to explore the spirit of evening St. Petersburg
Get out to the city center on a private vehicle to explore the spirit of evening St. Petersburg on your own. Our driver will drive meet you at the ship and drive you around the city. You can dine at a restaurant of your choice, stroll along the streets of St. Petersburg or shop around - anything you'd prefer doing in the city center. After your time in the city, you will be driven to your ship.
$ 70 USD
Evening Fabergé Museum
3 hours
Take your chance for an evening self-guided exploration of the private Fabergé Museum
This group evening activity gives you a chance for some self-guided exploration of the Fabergé Museum at Shuvalov Palace. You will discover the exquisite pieces designed by the House of Fabergé, including nine of the world-famous Imperial Fabergé Easter Eggs and other exquisite pieces.
$ 90 USD
White Nights magic
4 hours
A unique St. Petersburg experience - don't miss this magical evening activity
White Nights is an atmospheric phenomenon that occurs from the end of May to mid-July. During this period the sun never fully sets and the sky stays bright throughout the night with a light similar to the light of sunset (midnight sun). Don't miss your chance to see the raising of the bridges with a glass of champagne in hand.
$ 170 USD
Private Car
3 hours
Get out to the city center on a private vehicle to explore the spirit of evening St. Petersburg
Get out to the city center on a private vehicle to explore the spirit of evening St. Petersburg on your own. Our driver will drive meet you at the ship and drive you around the city. You can dine at a restaurant of your choice, stroll along the streets of St. Petersburg or shop around - anything you'd prefer doing in the city center. After your time in the city, you will be driven to your ship.
$ 70 USD
Additional Information
  • This tour is visa-free for cruise passengers
  • Please make sure to print out your tour ticket before you set off (each passenger MUST receive and print a blanket visa (tour ticket) from local operator to pass the customs during disembarkation)
  • You must have a valid passport and our printed tour ticket to clear customs in St Petersburg
  • Your blanket visa requires you to be accompanied by a guide or driver at all times
  • This tour is not suitable for people with mobility issues
  • The Hermitage Museum reserves the right to adjust the entrance time slot
  • Vegetarian and other dietary lunch options are available. Please inform us at the time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Lunches are not included for non-paying children (0-6 y/o)
What’s included
  • Lunches (flat-rate includes lunch, private-rate lunch cost +$20/per person/per day)
  • Air-conditioned vehicle for 2 days
  • WiFi on board
  • Personable licensed English-speaking guide for 2 days
  • All port fees
  • All local taxes
  • Port pick-up and drop-off
  • Blanket visa (tour ticket)
  • Bottled water (1 per day/per person)
  • Headsets and audioguide system
  • Photo/video permits to all museums
  • Subway ride
  • Raincoats, if needed
Not included
  • Suggested gratuities: 10% for guide and 5% for driver given separately
Is it for me?
Sightseeing
Photostops
Highlights
For active tourists
Lunch
Included
Boat ride
Included
Evening Options
Available
Payment details
Full payments, Partial payments (30% deposit), Pay on arrival (due balance), Multiple credit card payments
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